circus http://wkar.org en "Cirque" Soloist Skips the Show http://wkar.org/post/cirque-soloist-skips-show <p>A number of professional sports in America trace their roots to the school playground.&nbsp; Basketball, baseball, football and even hockey.&nbsp; But can you make a career out of skipping rope?&nbsp; As it turns out...yes.</p><p>Adrienn Banhegyi began her jump rope career growing up in Hungary.&nbsp; She won three world titles before auditioning for the acclaimed touring company, &ldquo;Cirque du Soleil.&rdquo;&nbsp; She&rsquo;ll perform with the company next week in East Lansing, when Cirque du Soleil presents its show &ldquo;Quidam.&quot;</p> Fri, 18 May 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kevin Lavery 17174 at http://wkar.org "Cirque" Soloist Skips the Show